News & Events

January 10, 2019

Thank you for Joining the Conversation!

Mark Gifford, Chair of our New Westminster Schools Board of Education invited you to join the conversation between Jan.7 and 14. See some of the top thoughts here.

We asked and you answered: Thank you everyone!

It has been an amazing more

November 24, 2018

Digital innovation in education: Celebrating a new partnership

The school district and the city are partnering to promote collaboration for digital innovation in education….

Exploring technology and art for learning…

November 23, 2018 – More than two dozen principals from twelve more

November 16, 2018

552 Days: The countdown to a new high school begins

Project Co-ordinator Alireza Sepehri is part of the Graham Construction team working to ensure the replacement for New Westminster Secondary School is on budget and on schedule…


On budget and on more

November 8, 2018

A packed house welcomes new trustees…

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Family support and a proud moment…

It was a proud moment for school trustees and their families. Children, spouses, sisters and brothers, grandparents, and friends packed the house this week to celebrate a newly more

October 24, 2018

Newly elected school board takes the helm Nov. 6…

The previous Board of Education approved New Westminster Schools’ vision, mission and values in spring 2018, providing a foundation for the work of newly elected trustees in setting the district’s strategic more

October 1, 2018

Celebrating Our Teachers…

To our Teachers on World Teachers’ Day

On behalf of the Board of Education and district staff, we would like to take the opportunity on this special day to celebrate and thank you for your hard work as “the heartbeat more

September 11, 2018

Back to school for trustees

September 11, 2018 – The New Westminster Schools Board of Education is launching its first committee meeting of the year tonight – with a guest appearance at Lord Kelvin Elementary School at 7:30 p.m.

Meetings are public and more

June 28, 2018

A big cheque making a big difference: After-school programming gets a generous boost…

New Westminster Schools Board of Education gathers around a big cheque making a big difference for our students – thanks to the retired educators running the BASES Family Thrift Store in Burnaby

Turning thrift into new opportunities more

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June 27, 2018

In the news: New Westminster school district looks to buy new land

June 27, 2018 (New Westminster Record) – It’s early days yet, but New Westminster might one day have a ninth elementary school if the school district can find suitable land for the project. On Tuesday, at the board of education’s final more

June 25, 2018

Good Things are Happening at New Westminster Schools: 2017-2018

We’re proud of the exciting things happening across the district. Our students are engaged at every step in the learning journey – and it shows. Check out our 2017-2018 Year End booklet – and see for yourself!  [Click on full more